Weekly To Do List In Timmins
At the beginning of each week, Tourism Timmins will post events here that are scheduled to occur in the community.
Week of (March 12th to 19th), 2018
March 13th – Brush Strokes Timmins – BYO Wine Quote. Customize your artwork with your very own wine quote! $38.00 per person, includes ALL supplies
Ages 14+. *Refundable up to 48 hours prior to event, less 15%. Your reservation is only guaranteed when payment is received. Cash bar will be available. Participants are asked to arrive by 6:30 pm. To register visit www.brushstrokes-timmins.com/winequote.html
Rejuvenate Yourself Women’s Circle March 16th at 7:30 pm
Do you desire sisterhood connection?
Do you desire to be held, loved and heard?
Join our next women’s circle and witness the healing benefits of sisterhood. Witness yourself transform into a powerful, calm, radiant and magical woman.
Please click on the link to register:
March Break Activities:
This March Break, write, light, shoot and edit a film with Digital Creator!
Hang with us all week to build a cinematic masterpiece, or come by when you can to turn out a short sketch or dramatic scene, as a very special bonus, the best ones will be aired this April on EASTLINK TV!
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm March 12th to March 16th at the Timmins Public Library
Visit the Alpacas at Dream Acres Alpacas! Come for a tour to visit the alpacas at $3.00 per person, or come walk an alpaca with us for $20.00 a person. Call ahead to reserve your spot. 705-273-1656
Check out STEM week at Science Timmins!
$40 / child (4 to 14) – 10% off for members
8:30 am – 3:30 pm – Extra hours available
Call (705) 268-IKID
Science Village is open (10:00 am to 4:00 pm) to the public for other activities
The YMCA of Timmins is hosting a March Break Camp with activities planned such as Kids Pound, Canadian Sports Activities, Snow Fort Building and a trip to Porcupine Ski Runners for an afternoon of Snowshoeing. Please call 705-360-4381 to register your child for the March Break Camp.
March Break Free Swims scheduled at the Archie Dillon Sportsplex:
March 12th to the 16th from1:30 pm to 3:00 pm.
Monday, Wednesday & Friday swims sponsored by Tim Hortons. Tuesday and Thursday swims are sponsored by Caisse Populaire Alliance
For a full list of scheduled swims visit www.timmins.ca/residents/recreation-services/schedules-and-programs
NeoLaser Tag – Monday to Friday $5 for kids zone and games of Laser tag.
Kamiskotia to host March Break Ski Camps!
SHUTTLE INFORMATION FOR MARCH BREAK!
The shuttle will run from Monday Mar 12th-Friday Mar 16th. Pickup times will be as follows:
9am from Timmins Metro
9:20am from Timmins Square (in front of Sport Chek)
The shuttle will depart from Kamiskotia at 3:30pm and will drop off at Timmins Square 1st and Metro 2nd.
The shuttle bus will be free for anyone who would like to use it!
More information available atwww.kamiskotia.com or contact Natalie at email@example.com
March Break Drama Camp – Monday, March 12th, 2018 9:00 am – Friday, March 16, 2018 4:00 pm, 325 Second Avenue in the Timmins Museum: NEC. Join instructor Silvana Jasaitis for a week-long exploration of improvisation! Kids will discover how to use voice and movement to act out scenes that they will create themselves. A final showcase on the last day of camp will feature masks hand-made by the students. Ages 6 to 11 years, $125 for non-members, $110 for members. Please register in advance as space is limited. Payment is due at time of registration. Children should bring a lunch and snack for the day, as well as indoor shoes, and wear black or dark-coloured clothing.
Timmins Public Library March Break Schedule
Prepaid registration is required for all programs with a cost Phone 705-360-2623 X 8519
Monday March 12th to Saturday March 17th
Harry Potter Escape Room Harry Potter. Call to register your team 705-360-2623 ext. 8513
Monday March 12th
-A Mixed Up Fairytale: (Story/Games/Prizes/Craft) 10:30 a.m. Ages 2+ $2.00 – English
-Popcorn and a Movie: For ages 4+ 2:00 p.m. English
Tuesday/mardi March 13 mars
-Un conte bric-à-brac (conte/jeux/prix/bricolage) 10h30 2 ans + $2.00 – français
-Craft / bricolage St-Patrick’s Day/Fête de la St. Patrice
Ages 5-12 ans 2:00 p.m. / 14h00 $6.00 – Bilingual / bilingue
Wednesday/mercredi March 14 mars
Un conte bric-à-brac (conte/jeux/prix/bricolage) 10h30 2 ans + – français
STEAM program Leprechaun Trap/Piège de lutin Ages 9-12 ans 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m./14h00- 15h30 Free / gratuit – Bilingual /bilingue
Thursday/jeudi March 15 mars
A Mixed Up Fairytale (Story/Games/Prizes/Craft) 10:30 a.m. Ages 2+ $2.00 – English –
Craft / bricolage Easter/Pâques Ages 5-12 ans 2:00 p.m./14h00 $6.00 Bilingual / bilingue
Building a Reading Nook at the library! Friday, March 16th, 2018 10:00 am – Saturday, March 17th, 2018 5:00 pm at 320 Second Ave Timmins Public Library. Celebrate National Engineering Month by building a reading nook with “Crazy Forts” on Friday, March 16 & Saturday, March 17 from 10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Generously donated by OACETT.
Friday/vendredi March 16 mars
Popcorn and a Movie 2:00 p.m. PG Rating Free – English
Friday/vendredi March 16 mars & Saturday/samedi March 17 mars
Celebrate National Engineering Month by building a reading nook with “Crazy Forts” Generously donated by the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Free
Célébrez le Mois national du génie avec nous! Venez construire une cabane de
lecture avec des “Crazy Forts”. Don généreux de ‘’ Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists’’ 10h00 à 17h00 – Gratuit / Entrée libre
Saturday March 17th /samedi 17 mars
Film et popcorn 14h00 4 ans + Gratuit – français
Timmins Cinema 6 Imagine Cinemas will be open for matinees
St. Patrick’s Day Activities:
Enjoy an afternoon of painting and pint’ing at Full Beard Brewing Co. On March 17th, we are celebrating St. Paddy’s day by painting our own custom growlers. For $60 you will get a pint, the growler with a fill of your choice, and everything needed to create your work of art. No experience needed. We teach. You Paint. IMPORTANT: Let us know which design you are choosing when you register by emailing us at RebelSoulTribe@gmail.com
A: The Mermaid/Merman
B: The Skull
Karla Branch of Atelier Karla Branch is ready to teach you the tricks of the trade as we get our paint on.
Limited space. Register today to reserve your spot. Advance payment is required.
Contact Sylvie Lamothe @ 705-465-6306 or RebelSoulTribe@gmail.com
Come join the Darlings & Friends this Saint Patrick’s Day at the Moneta Pub. We will be letting our Irish Pride all hang out and playing a mix of Irish folk and rock songs from yesterday’s past. Seating is quite limited and entry is $5.
Strike up Rock n’ Bowl Family Fun with the Timmins Kinettes Proceeds to support the Yves Joanisse Memorial Pubb Putt for Cystic Fibrosis.
$20 per person (includes shoe rental & taxes)
7:00 pm -9:30 p.m.
*To reserve a lane for 4 or more people please call Timmins Mid Town Bowl at (705)267-3500*
Don’t miss the biggest and baddest ST. PATRICK’s day party in town at CLUB 147!
Saturday, March 17th join the madness starting at 8 pm.
Absolutely no cover charge! Tons of tasty green drinks and special shooters as well as a grand prize for whoever comes dressed in the most creative green!
Make sure to get there early to avoid the line-up!
Show us what you’ve got on the dance floor with music by STATIC SOUND
Let the shenanigans begin!
Second Saturday Comedy brings you an open mic comedy competition on every second Saturday of every month.
This month happens to be St. Paddy’s Day at the Working Class! Green Beer!
This month hosted by:
Andrew Autio – Andrew’s been killing it for a long time now and I wanted him to host. He promised me he would look something like a mythical Irish man of folklore. Not giving it away, but he’s dressing like Sean Connery!
Trevor “Sauce” Nyambi
Winner gets $$$$
This month your headliner is, RICHARD STEUDLE.
We have some great places to check out around town:
- Midtown Bowl
- Cedar Meadows WildLife Tour daily at 3 p.m. Arrive 20 to 15 minutes early to register
- Snowmobile Trails – visit http://www.timminssnowmobileclub.com/to review open trails
- SK8TE Hollinger – visit https://www.facebook.com/HollingerSk8/ to review skate times.
Want to hang out with Mariana’s Trench, High Valley, The Arkells, Bryan Adams and Our Lady Peace this summer? Well, we can’t guarantee that, but the next best thing is to volunteer at Stars and Thunder in Timmins! https://app.initlive.com/JE/xxm7ex55libaln Registration is live now!
Volunteer Registration Now Open For The 2018 Great Canadian Kayak Challenge & Festival: To learn more about volunteer opportunities with the 10th Annual Great Canadian Kayak Challenge & Festival taking place August 24th to 26th 2018, please visit http://dlvr.it/QBVdbd
(If you would like to put a call out for volunteers – contact the Tourism Office to be included on this list!)
Get your tickets!
Stars and Thunder returns for a 2nd great year. A fantastic community gathering complete with 28 major bands and 12 regional band, food vendors, fireworks and more! www.starsandthunder.com
For the full month of March events click HERE!
For more great community events visit www.timminseventscalendar.ca
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Contact Tourism Timmins:
Mail c/o City of Timmins
220 Algonquin Boulevard East
Timmins, ON P4N 1B3
Tel: (705) 360-2619
Tourism Timmins is located at:
325 Second Avenue – Timmins Museum NEC
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.